PAST EVENTS

June 30 Breakfast Briefing-A discussion about Education in Pennsylvania

For our June 30 briefing Represent PA was joined by Donna Cooper of Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) as well as Senator Lindsey Williams, SD 38 and Michele Knoll, candidate for HD 44. 

Tune in to hear how education is disproportionately funded across the state of Pennsylvania and how the state legislature attempts to address inadequacy with new funding models.

June 24 Friendraiser

During this June 24 Friendraiser hosted by Teresa Rodgers, Executive Director Christine Jacobs is joined by Senator Maria Collett (SD Bucks) and Representative Morgan Cephas (HD Philadelphia) to discuss the partisanship the COVID-19 pandemic has caused and the current budget in the PA State Legislature.

June 9 Breakfast Briefing: Primary Election Results

For our June 9 Breakfast Briefing, we invited the leaders of the PA House Democratic Campaign Committee, Dena Gleason and the Senate Democratic Campaign Committee, Melanie Rose along with two newly endorsed candidates Tara Zrinski (HD 138, Northampton) and Joanna Bryn Smith (HD 120, Luzerne).

Listen in to hear how the presidential race will affect races down the ballot and what are the chances of flipping the PA Legislature - either the House or the Senate.

May 19 Breakfast Briefing:

Meet the Candidates

At our May 19 breakfast briefing we were joined by five of our newly endorsed candidates as well as up to 70 guests to hear about their unique backgrounds and how they plan on applying their practical knowledge to a position in office. 

The full recording of the briefing is available to hear the lively conversation. 

April 21 Breakfast Briefing - State Reach: A Numbers Game

April 21 was the kickoff to our Breakfast Briefing series where we offer opportunities to discuss a wide range of diverse topics and meet our endorsed candidates.

 

This breakfast briefing, the Executive Director of Represent PA was joined by the Executive Director of Turn PA Blue to discuss what districts are flippable and our statewide focus.   

April 2020 First Virtual Friendraiser

April 3rd was our first virtual friendraiser with over 50 participants, featuring guest speakers Rep. Jennifer O’Mara (HD 165, Delaware), Rep. Elizabeth Hanbidge (HD 61, Montgomery) and Rep. Mary Jo Daley (HD 148, Montgomery). 

 

During the call, our representatives and Executive Director, Christine Jacobs discussed state legislation begin put forth and how receptive the house is to change, what difference it would make to have a democratic majority and why Represent PA is important when it comes to running for office.